County Land Tax Sale nets 62 parcels sold
August 29, 2018
Barry County collector Janice Varner held the Barry County Land Tax Sale on Monday, August 27. Each year, state statute mandates all properties with three years worth of delinquent taxes are sold to pay back taxes. This year, 159 parcels were offered at the sale and 62 sold. There were 55 people who registered for the sale, and 30 of those made purchases Monday. The parcels offered were delinquent $42,047.56 in taxes and those that sold netted $31,816.89. Pictured above, Barry County collector Janice Varner sells parcels in the old courthouse on the square in Cassville. From left to right are: Gary Youngblood, Darrell Ledenham and Varner.